Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Application Developer
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 88 83
Rank change year-on-year -14 -5 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 1 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.092% 1.27% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.096% 1.30% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 2
West Sussex median daily rate £388 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +17.24% -
10th Percentile £381 £312 £356
90th Percentile £394 £456 £369
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £361
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.11% +9.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £46.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year +22.67% - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1047 1386 1043
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 96.32% 97.95% 95.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 821 686
West Sussex median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +12.78%
10th Percentile £282 £230 £220
90th Percentile £538 £526 £500
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 46 44
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.50 £28.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.61% +79.69% +1.59%
10th Percentile £12.29 £11.75 £11.26
90th Percentile £50.25 £51.25 £49.85
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.11% +2.21%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured Applications Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in West Sussex

Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Applications Developer in West Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Developer in West Sussex

Applications Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Developer in West Sussex

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -3 1 £388 -13.89%
Applications Developer
South East

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Thales

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Thales